Two seals by Josie Iqaluq
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Inuit art: Basking Seals
Size: 5.5" long, 3" wide
Inuit Artist: Josie Iqaluq
This sculpture measures 5.5" long, 3" wide. This carving is new and purchased directly from the artist. An igloo tag of authenticity is attached.
This is an exquisite set of seals carved by Inuit artist Josie Iqaluq from Sanikiluaq, Nunavut.
What caught my eye with this piece is the jet black stone used. I also particularly like the heads of the two seals as well as the etching mark spots on the back. Josie Iqaluq's is well known for his playful fun loving seals. They make wonderful gifts for weddings or anniversaries as they convey peace and harmony. It is very symmetrical and round with a gorgeous smooth finish to it. A property amongst Sanikiluaq art which makes it so famous.